Margaret Joy Clanton
Margaret "Joy" Clanton, 95, of Madison, OH, passed away peacefully at Cardinal Woods Skilled Nursing & Rehab facility on Saturday, September 7, 2019. Joy was born on May 10, 1924, in Aurora, IL., the daughter of Charles & Margaret Petrie. Joy was an avid reader and loyal patron of the Madison Public Library. She also loved ballroom dancing and music of all genres. Joy was a kind and generous friend and neighbor all of her life.
Joy is survived by her children Margaret Kathryn (Urban) Corso; Carol J. (James) Tersigni; Steven W. (Bobbi) Carrick; Jeffrey G. (Drema) Carrick; and Timothy A. (Laura) Carrick. Joy had 10 grandchildren: Ginnene Miller, Brandon Larrabee, Tracy Schaub, Alisa Cunningham, Jamie Lynn Quisenberry, Lloyd Martin Carrick, III, Stacy Webber, Jeff Carrick, James A. Tersigni and Joy K. Tersigni. She had 14 great-grandchildren: Mikayla, Branden, Quinn, Alexis, Ty, AJ, Ava, Victoria, Eionna, Jeffy, Zayne, Zachary, Brandon and Alex.
Joy was preceded in death by her sons, Charles Edward Larrabee and Lloyd Martin Carrick, Jr.
Joy's caring nature led her to donate her body to the Cleveland Clinic for research. As a result, there will be no service on her behalf.
Anyone wishing to honor her memory may do so by making a donation to St. Jude's Hospital or any other charity of their choice.
Published on September 10, 2019


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Jack and Loretta Simmons
Sep 11, 2019
We are sorry for your loss. The family is in are thoughts and Prayers. We loved Joy very much. She was a very sweet person. My husband Jack really admired her wisdom and quotes. Here is a quote for all. "Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of Love" Quote by Mother Theresa. Joy may you rest in peace. Much Love.